Formula 1
Race Centre | Calendar | Standings | Teams | Drivers | Circuits | Series:
Kevin Magnussen
Date of birthOctober 05, 1992
Fastest Laps0
Career Points81
First Race2014, Australian Grand Prix
Last Race2017, Brazilian Grand Prix
First Win-
Last Win-
Previous teamsMcLaren, Renault

Having impressed with a podium in his debut Formula One appearance, Kevin Magnussen was almost instantaneously pegged as the next superstar. Son of former F1 driver Jan, who also raced for McLaren, Kevin became the first rookie signed by the British team since Lewis Hamilton in 2007. The signs were all there. But that podium in Melbourne remained as the Dane's high point of the season as McLaren failed to provide him with competitive machinery throughout the course of his maiden F1 campaign. He did, however, give teammate and 2009 world champion Jenson Button a hard time in qualifying battles, suggesting that the talent only needed honing. At the end of the season, however, Magnussen was comprehensively outscored by Button and was consequently dropped. After a year on the sidelines, Kevin returned to F1 with Renault for a rare second chance after Pastor Maldonado's financial backing dried up, but managed to rack up just seven points in the entire 2016 season. But he didn't feature in Renault's long term plans with Magnussen finding the embracing arms of Haas in 2017.

F1 Career
SeasonTeamCh PosPointsWinsPodiumsPolesFLs
Ch Pos = Championship Position ; FLs = Fastest Laps

2017 Season Performance
Australian Grand Prix0 pts
Chinese Grand Prix4 pts
Bahrain Grand Prix0 pts
Russian Grand Prix0 pts
Spanish Grand Prix0 pts
Monaco Grand Prix1 pts
Canadian Grand Prix0 pts
Azerbaijan Grand Prix6 pts
Austrian Grand Prix0 pts
British Grand Prix0 pts
Hungarian Grand Prix0 pts
Belgian Grand Prix0 pts
Italian Grand Prix0 pts
Singapore Grand Prix0 pts
Malaysian Grand Prix0 pts
Japanese Grand Prix4 pts
United States Grand Prix0 pts
Mexican Grand Prix4 pts
Brazilian Grand Prix0 pts
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix-
Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2017 by STATS.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.